Salon Aria Stylists
A salon is only as great as it's stylists, and Salon Aria has some of the best in the nation. Led by founders Giovanni and Anthony, the Salon Aria stylists can create a style that's right for you. Whether it's something new, or simply a trim, let the hair professionals at Salon Aria in Woodridge bring out the best in your hair. Meet all of the great stlyist's of Salon Aria below.
Anthony's been a professional hair stylist since 1994 and is a co-founder & co-owner of Salon Aria. Anthony's work has appeared on TV and in numerous hair publications such as Hair, Hair Flair, and Short Hairstyles. He has done platform work for Wella, and trained at the Sassoon academy. Anthony draws his ideas from runways, publications, and other artists. As for his guests experience in the salon, Anthony's goal is for his guests to leave the salon with not only exceptional service, but having learned something new about their hair.
Owner, Salon Aria Cutting Educator
specializes in cutting, color, men's hair cutting, keratin treatments and formal styling.
Giovanni is the co-founder and co-owner of Salon Aria and is a man driven by his immense passion for hair and fun. For Giovanni they go hand in hand. His client's energy inspires him. Having trained at Toni and Guy, as well as Vidal Sassoon, Giovanni brings years of experience to his craft. His goal is to create a salon that offers a phenomenal experience and phenomenal haircuts. One will note the essence of his creative cutting edge styles and will surely be affected by his upbeat personality.
Owner, Salon Aria Cutting Educator
specializes in cutting, dry hair sculpting.men's hair cutting, keratin treatments and formal styling.
Katie came to Salon Aria as a young aspiring stylist eager to learn. Through her time training and assisting she has shown her full commitment to being the best stylist she can. Her professionalism, work ethic, technical skills and natural ability to create phenomenal make-up, not to mention her wonderful personality, truly makes Katie an outstanding stylist!
specializes in women's haircutting, men's haircutting formal styles, keratin treatments, make up and facial waxing.
During her internship with the salon, Hillary showed great potential. After officially becoming a part of the Salon Aria team, she began training to start her career as a stylist. Hillary's ability to strive for perfection drives her to always challenge herself and continually raise the bar. Her outgoing personality and fantastic technical abilities make her a stylist you don't want to miss!
Salon Aria Color Educator
specializes in color, women's haircutting, men's haircutting, keratin treatments and formal styles.
After training at Tricoci University, Amanda quickly found her way to Salon Aria. Her bubbly personality and desire for perfection made her a perfect fit with the Aria team. Amanda is continually seeking ways to learn and grow as an individual, and as a stylist. She has recently finished her training and been accepted by Eufora as one of their regional product educators. If her smile and charm don't win you over, the end results of your hair will!
Salon Aria Wedding Coordination,
specializes in color, men's and woman's hair cutting, formal styles, makeup and facial waxing.
From a young age Char knew she was destined to be a hair stylist. She started doing her family's hair as soon as seventh grade. After graduating from Capri school of cosmetology, she set out to find a salon that she could call home. After finding Salon Aria, she eagerly dove head first into the salons training program to fine tune her skills and ability. Char has a true passion for hair and fashion. She is driven by the desire to create the next hot trend and by helping her guests to incorporate their personality and style into their end result.
specializes in color, formal hair, women's hair cutting, men's cutting, keratin treatments and facial waxing.
Melissa started her experience with Salon Aria being a model during one of the salons training classes. She knew then it was love at first sight. We fell in love just as quickly with Melissa's upbeat attitude, positive vibe, and openness to learning. She never ceases to amaze us in all that she does. Inspired by music, fashion and art, Melissa is a stylist that is eager to push the envelope, and one to keep your eye on.
specializes in color, women's hair cutting, keratin treatments.
You can’t help but be drawn to Tori and her cutting/coloring methodology. She is an absolute wizard behind the chair, creating truly unique and personal results for her guests. Becoming a part of the Salon Aria educational team has really pushed the rest of the team to their creative boundaries, exploring new and different approaches to their work. On top of her 17 plus years behind the chair, her well rounded resume includes extensive TIGI education, being a former TIGI Ambassador and published winner of the “catch a rising star” photo shoot competition at Chicago’s Midwest Beauty Show in 2006. She was a member of an artistic team participating in the Alternative Hair shows in Chicago in 2003 and 2004 and The Alternative Hair Show in London in 2005. Tori has also had the privilege of being a backstage stylist on several music tours including mayhem tour, as well as freelance stylist for several musicians and an influx of shows held at various venues. Tori views herself as a well traveled collector of education and life time student.
Salon Aria Cutting Educator
specializes in color, cutting, dry hair sculpting, mens hair cutting, womens haircutting.
After taking a break from the industry, Sarah realized her true passion is for hair and quickly found a home at Salon Aria where her excitement for the trade was reignited. Sarah’s commitment to continuing education keeps her inspired and eager to try out new trends and techniques. After completing the color training, Sarah’s philosophy as a stylist is to stay on the “cutting” edge so she can accommodate each guest with an appropriate and personalized look. Creativity and love for styling hair are an important part of her life.
specializes in color, woman's hair cutting, men's haircutting, formal hair, makeup.
Nicole has been in the hair industry since 2002. She came to salon Aria after working for Aveda for nearly 7 years. She has a striving passion to continuously learn new techniques and color lines. Nicole has a warm personality and is a great listener. Inspired by nature, science and photography she looks into all aspects of a style from beginning to end. She loves to take things to the next level with color, if you are looking to change or individualize your style, she's your girl.
specializes in color and creative coloring techniques, women's hair cutting, men's hair cutting, keratin treatments.
Marching to he beat of her own drummer, Megan is an artist, not a stylist. She strives to bring each individuals beauty to the surface, building confidence towards freedom. constantly educating & challenging herself. She feeds the artist, creating everything from the avant-garde to the latest trends. She paints and sculpts hair and wants every guest to look and feel beautiful.
specializes in women's cutting, men's cutting, color, keratin treatments, makeup.
Brittany is inspired by fashion, vintage looks, and current seasonal trends. She really enjoys modifying color looks to best suit her guest's everyday needs. After coming to Salon Aria and going through the salons training program she found color to be her passion. Brittany loves to find out her guest's goals so she can approach each color application in the best way possible to create long lasting results. Working with color allows Brittany to utilize her skills to formulate a truly personalized color experience for her guests.